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Barangaroo Act 2009 No 2
Current version for 1 July 2019 to date (accessed 19 October 2019 at 15:11)
Part 1
Part 1 Preliminary
1   Name of Act
This Act is the Barangaroo Act 2009.
2   Commencement
This Act commences on the date of assent to this Act.
3   Objects of Act
The objects of this Act are as follows:
(a)  to encourage the development of Barangaroo as an active, vibrant and sustainable community and as a location for national and global business,
(b)  to create a high quality commercial and mixed use precinct connected to and supporting the economic development of Sydney,
(c)  to facilitate the establishment of Barangaroo Reserve and public domain land,
(d)  to promote the orderly and sustainable development of Barangaroo balancing social, economic and environmental outcomes,
(e)  to create in Barangaroo an opportunity for design excellence outcomes in architecture and public domain design.
4   Definitions
(1)  In this Act:
Barangaroo means the land identified as the Barangaroo operational area on the Barangaroo Operational Area Map.
Barangaroo Reserve means land identified as the Barangaroo Reserve on the Barangaroo Reserve and Public Domain Map.
council has the same meaning as in the Local Government Act 1993.
development has the same meaning as in the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 and includes a project within the meaning of Part 3A of that Act and State significant infrastructure within the meaning of Part 5.1 of that Act.
exercise a function includes perform a duty.
function includes a power, authority or duty.
Infrastructure NSW means Infrastructure NSW constituted under the Infrastructure NSW Act 2011.
public domain means:
(a)  land identified as public domain on the Barangaroo Reserve and Public Domain Map, and
(b)  the public places (within the meaning of the Local Government Act 1993), other than the Barangaroo Reserve and the land referred to in paragraph (a), that are situated within Barangaroo and that are vested in or managed by Infrastructure NSW under this Act.
 The Interpretation Act 1987 contains definitions and other provisions that affect the interpretation and application of this Act.
(2)  Notes included in this Act do not form part of this Act.
5   Maps
(1)  A reference in this Act to a named map is a reference to a map by that name:
(a)  approved by the Minister on 26 February 2009, and
(b)  as amended or replaced from time to time by maps declared in accordance with this section to amend or replace that map.
(2)  The declaration that a map amends or replaces a named map:
(a)  in the case of a map that has the effect of altering the area of the Barangaroo Reserve—is to be made by the regulations, and
(b)  in any other case—is to be made by proclamation.
(3)  Any 2 or more named maps may be combined into a single map. In that case, a reference in this Act to any such named map is a reference to the relevant part or aspect of the single map.
(4)  Any such maps are to be kept and made available for public access in accordance with arrangements approved by the Minister.
(5)  For the purposes of this Act, a map may be in, and may be kept and made available in, electronic or paper form, or both.
 The maps adopted by this Act are to be made available on the official NSW legislation website in connection with this Act.